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Experience You Can Trust  
Paparella Ear, Head & Neck Institute offers screening, diagnostics, surgery and audiology for adults and children – comprehensive hearing care for the entire family.

Founded by Dr. Michael Paparella over twenty years ago, the practice has earned a reputation as one of the most innovative and compassionate ENT practices in the Twin Cities and Upper Midwest. Our board certified and fellowship-trained physicians, and our entire clinical staff, pride themselves on offering the most comprehensive care in a thoughtful and caring manner.

Using the latest medical knowledge and equipment, we provide practical solutions and thoughtful, caring advice. Each patient's needs benefit from our continuing commitment to providing special care to people with specialized needs.

A Reputation Admired Around the World

Our practice has earned an international reputation for the treatment of ear conditions and is devoted to patient care, education and research. Our clinical and laboratory fellowship programs draw clinicians from across the globe to study at the Institute.

Advancing Clinical Practice Through Science

Not only is Paparella Ear, Head & Neck Institute respected for its clinical practice, but also for its contributions to research at the Otopathology Laboratory at the University of Minnesota, advancing treatment through innovation, and work through our charitable arm, The International Hearing Foundation.

Congratulations Dr. Paparella!

Named One of America's Top Doctors
Congratulations to Dr. Michael Paparella who has been named one of the nation's top doctors specializing in Otolaryngology. This honor is bestowed on less than 5% of physicians in the United States.

For more than two decades, Castle Connolly, a trusted source for identifying Top Doctors, has based its selection process on the foundation of peer nominations. Physicians can nominate those other doctors whom they feel are the most outstanding in their medical specialties.


In the News


Dr. Michael Paparella will be honored by the University of Minnesota's Department of Otolarnygology when Guest Lecturer Howard Francis, MD, MBA, FACS presents Psychosocial Determinants of Cochlear Implant Outcomes in Older Adults during Grand Rounds on May 1, 2017.


Dr. Michael Paparella will be honored at the upcoming IFOS ENT World Congress when he will receive a Gold Medal during the event's opening ceremony in Paris, France on June 24. Dr. Chong Kim Sun, a former fellow who trained under Dr. Paparella, will present the award.This IFOS is the International Federation of Otorhinolaryngological Societies.

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